Fanwood DWI Lawyers
DWI/DUI Attorneys Help Clients Fight Drunk Driving Charges in Fanwood, NJ
In Fanwood, as is the case with all of New Jersey, driving while intoxicated (DWI or DUI) is a serious offense. A person found to be operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) level of 0.08% or above is guilty of DWI in New Jersey. The offense of DWI also applies to a person found to be operating a vehicle while under the influence of drugs. Operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated or under the influence of narcotics are both serious motor vehicle offenses that are governed by the same statute in New Jersey, N.J.S.A. 39:4-50. For this reason, anyone charged with the offense of DWI should choose an attorney who is well qualified and experienced in handling DWI cases in Fanwood and throughout Union County and the State of New Jersey.
Harsh Penalties for DWI Offenses in Fanwood, New Jersey
The harsh penalties associated with a DWI conviction in New Jersey are complicated and vary based upon a wide range of factors. Some of these factors include the age of the offender, blood alcohol concentration level (BAC) at the time of arrest and whether the offender has ever been convicted of DWI before. It takes the expertise of an experienced criminal defense attorney to protect your rights, analyze your case and seek the best possible resolution of your matter. On the client’s behalf, our experienced attorneys may attempt to prove:
- There was no probable cause for the stop;
- The breathalyzer was operating improperly;
- The police officer was not properly certified to do the breathalyzer test; and
- The breathalyzer machine was not certified by state police after the use.
DWI Cases Handled in Fanwood Municipal Court
Those charged with DWI / DUI in Fanwood, New Jersey must appear in the Fanwood Municipal Court. The Fanwood Municipal Court is located at 75 Martine Avenue. The Honorable Susan M. MacMullan, J.M.C presides over the court.
If you have been charged with DWI in Fanwood, it is important to consult with an experienced New Jersey DWI lawyer. This is especially important as New Jersey’s penalties for drunk driving are among the strongest in the nation. The law firm of Bramnick, Rodriguez, Grabas, Arnold & Mangan, LLC regularly represents clients charged with DWI in Fanwood, Union County and throughout New Jersey. Our criminal defense attorneys have many years of experience defending DWI cases and all other types of criminal charges. Casey Woodruff is a former Union County Prosecutor who has argued before the New Jersey Supreme Court. Gary Grabas was a Prosecutor in Morris County and Middlesex County. Robert C. Rowbotham, II was a prosecutor in Essex County. Jon Bramnick is a Certified Civil Trial Lawyer with over 30 years of experience.
Free Consultations Available – Fanwood DWI / DUI Attorneys
To schedule a free consultation with one of our criminal defense attorneys to discuss a drunk driving related charge, call 908-322-7000. We are available 24 hours a day.